The Moment


For a second
maybe two

our eyes meet 

Yours
held mine
prisoner

Me
gladly
surrendering

Joyfully
longingly
falling

Into those clear
cool
pools

The moment 
now gone

You turn away

Would you smile
a welcome?

Do you know
this heart?

reaching

We will never know 

Copyright © 2019 Penny Wilson

Image by Olichel Adamovich from Pixabay 

About Penny Wilson Writes

Penny Wilson is a freelance writer who writes in several genres. She has written articles for WOW Women on Writing. Her poetry has been published in online journals, such as Ariel Chart, Spill Words Press and the Poppy Road Review. Penny is a member of the Austin Poetry Society. Her poetry has been featured in the publication America's Emerging Poets 2018 by Z Publishing and in the Poets Quarterly published by Prolific Press in Spring/2019. You can find more of her writings on her blog at https://pennywilsonwrites.com/ and follow her on Twitter @pennywilson123.
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